Kavita is committed to serving organizations that build equity, and advocate for justice. Prior to joining Sakhi, Kavita was most recently the interim Chief Executive Officer for the Boys & Girls Club of Newark. Kavita is an Advisory Board Member for the New Leaders Council’s New Jersey Chapter, a Board Member for LadyDrinks, and an Advisory Board Member for I Have A Dream Newark. Kavita has blogged for Ms. Magazine, the White House initiative Act To Change, and the Huffington Post. Kavita completed her Bachelor of Arts from New York University with a double major in both History and Gender Studies. She also holds a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, with a concentration in South Asian Studies, from Columbia University, as well as a certificate in Business Excellence from The Columbia Business School.